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Johnny Adair: “PIRA fought a justified war”

Posted By: December 01, 2016

Paula Mackin. Sunday World. Thursday, December 1, 2016Johnny Adair (Pic: Conor McCaughley)Loyalist terror chief Johnny Adair has lauded Northern Ireland’s peacemakers – Sinn Fein and the IRA.The republican movement has found the unlikeliest of admirers in the shape of former terrorist commander M’ad Dog “Adair.In an exclusive, no-holds-barred interview, the one-time feared UFF leader revealed his new-found respect for […]

So much for the cash lavished on Loyalist areas

Posted By: December 01, 2016

Newton Emerson. Irish News (Belfast). Thursday, December 1, 2016 SOME people have no sense of gratitude. Loyalist leaflets were left on cars in east Belfast last week, bearing a picture of a gunman and the words: “All PSNI informers will be put out of this area.”So much for the cash and compromises lavished on east Belfast’s loyalists – or “pragmatism”, […]

PSNI and MOD still dragging their heals in the Ballymurphy Massacre Inquest’s

Posted By: December 01, 2016

“People are dying, witnesses are dying, family members are dying, I think we have waited long enough; the families have waited long enough” Michael Mansfield QC Today the Ballymurphy Massacre families attended a preliminary hearing in Belfast High Court, the hearing was an update by Counsel to the Coroner on a number of issues including […]

The United Kingdom that is united in name only

Posted By: November 30, 2016

“ Overall, North England, Wales, and Northern Ireland’s per capita GDP levels are lower than Mississippi and West Virginia’s.” Gordon Brown. Irish Examiner. Wednesday, November 30, 2016Gordon Brown, former British prime minister and chancellor of the exchequer, is the United Nations special envoy for global education.   Whatever ties bind the UK together are being severely strained with different regions and industries trying […]

Feeney: Police 20 years late with UVF warning

Posted By: November 30, 2016

Gang led by informer tried to kill Irish News columnistAllison Morris. Irish News (Belfast). Wednesday, November 30, 2016IRISH News columnist Brian Feeney has revealed that police only told him he had been under threat from an informer led UVF gang more than 20 years after loyalists tried to kill him.UVF supergrass Gary Haggarty, pictured, admitted during extensive debriefs that the paramilitary group was […]

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